Miscellaneous Clarke County, Georgia Obituaries
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Nathel Alewine
Toccoa
Nathel Ann Herring Alewine, 65, of 124 Mill St., formerly of Lavonia, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mrs. Alewine was a daughter of the late Eugene and Nettie Woods Herring and was the widow of William Thomas Alewine. She was retired from Lavonia Manufacturing Co. and attended Faith Presbyterian Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Hamby Funeral Home, Lavonia, with the Rev. Joe Renfro officiating. Burial will be in Lavonia City Cemetery.
Survivors include three daughters, Susan Horsley, Athens, Wanda Herron, Eastanollee, and Joy Lewallen, Lavonia; a son, Tommy Alewine, Lavonia; a sister, Sara Jernigan, Lavonia; and five brothers, Howard Herring, Billy Herring and Herman Herring, all of Lavonia, Charles Herring, Hartwell, and James Herring, Martin.
The family is at their respective residences.

John Willie Barnett
Winterville
John Willie Barnett, 66, of 1405 Murrell Road died Sunday, May 23, 1999.
A lifelong resident of Clarke County, Mr. Barnett was a son of Dollie Mae Moon.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Hurley Funeral Home with the Rev. James Washington officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a companion, Dorothy Sheats, Winterville; two daughters, Diane Clark and Rose M. Dewberry, both of Athens; seven sons, John W. Clark, Tony Clark, Jerome Clark, Willie E. Barnett, Ken Barnett, Terry Barnett and Joseph Barnett, all of Athens; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the residence of Terry Barnett, 119 Sunny Hill Court.

Russell Butseecha
Demorest
Russell Butsecha, infant son of Theera Butseecha and Chitta Kapsengchanh, both of Demorest, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
Graveside services will be at 6 p.m. Saturday in Camp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Harry Rudasill officiating.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include two sisters, Saline Kapsengchanh and Sumittha Kapsengchanh, both of Demorest; a brother, Rex Kapsengchanh, Demorest; and grandfather, Khamsome Kapsengchanh, Demorest.
McGahee-Griffin Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of the arrangements.

Sarah F. Gartrell
Washington
Sarah F. Gartrell, 63, of 111 Booker St. died Monday, May 24, 1999.
A native of Wilkes County, Mrs. Gartrell was a daughter of the late George and Cora R. Ferrell. She was a member of Jackson Chapel A.M.E. Church.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Jackson Chapel A.M.E. Church with the Rev. Christopher Andrews officiating. Burial will be in City West Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Cora Gartrell, Washington, and Doris A. Lewis, Augusta; two sons, Willie J. Gartrell Jr. and Maxwell B. Gartrell, both of Washington; a sister, Georgia A. Jenkins, Augusta; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Davenport-McLendon Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

James Richard Gettys
Toccoa
James Richard Gettys, 34, of Green Forest Drive died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
A lifelong resident of Stephens County, Mr. Gettys was a son of Ray and Linda Brown Gettys. He was of the Baptist faith and was employed by TNS Mills.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Whitlock Mortuary with the Revs. Ray Bohannon and Fred Young officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a sister, Janice Haslup, Toccoa; a brother, Allen Gettys, Toccoa; grandparents, Dewey and Velma Gettys, Toccoa; a niece and nephews.
The family is at the residence of Polly Dellinger, 257 Mountain View Road, Toccoa, and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the mortuary.

Elizabeth Grubbs
Elberton
Elizabeth Louise Chadwell Grubbs, 50, of 1530 Cumming Drive, Lot 55, died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
A native of Knoxville, Tenn., Mrs. Grubbs was a daughter of the late Walter Glenn and Mary Agnes Lawhorn Chadwell. She was employed at Seaboard Farms and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Forest Hills Memorial Park with Elder Gayle Bond and Joyce Bond officiating.
Survivors include her husband, William Stephan Grubbs; a daughter, Andrea L. Pless, Elberton; a son, S. Bronce Grubbs, Elberton; two sisters, Margaret Johnson, Knoxville, Tenn., and Stella Browning, Hall's Cross Roads, Tenn.; a brother, Walter G. Chadwell Jr., Knoxville; and a grandson.
Hicks Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

"Billy" Harper
Chauncey
Ralph William "Billy" Harper, 77, of Route Box 112C, formerly of Athens Road, Jefferson, died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Harper was a son of the late Bunnie Lewis Harper Sr. and Walla Mae Draper Harper and was the widower of Clorine Pruitt Harper. He was a retired heavy equipment operator and was a member of Salem Baptist Church, Oglethorpe County. He was a U.S. Army and Navy veteran of World War II.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Attica Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. David T. Bond officiating.
Survivors include two sisters, Anne English, Stockbridge, and Mary H. "Jackie" Bond, Macon; four brothers, Clarence C. Harper, Colbert, Bunnie Lewis Harper Jr., El Paso, Texas, Wallace Wayne Harper, Austin, Texas, and Bobby Harper, Chauncey; three stepchildren; 12 step-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. today at Jackson Funeral Home, Jefferson.

William C. Lawrence
Washington
William C. Lawrence, 88, of 511 Benson St. died Tuesday, May 25, 1999.
A native of New Jersey, Mr. Lawrence was a son of the late Bud and Iolo Lawrence. He was a member of New Salem Baptist Church.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at New Salem Baptist Church with the Rev. R.L. Reynolds officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Lizzie Lawrence; three daughters, Virginia Bulgar, Lena Simpson and Juanita Bulgar; three sons, Thomas Lawrence, William P. Lawrence and Franklin Johnson; a sister, Mable Grimsely; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Davenport-McLendon Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Doyle C. Ledford
Cleveland
Doyle C. Ledford, 81, formerly of Demorest, died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
A native of Walker County, Mr. Ledford was a son of the late James Elisha and Bertha Ann Woodring Ledford. He was a member of Camp Creek Baptist Church, where he served as deacon. He was a U.S. army veteran of World War II and was a retired cabinet maker.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Camp Creek Baptist Church with the Revs. Walter Burrell and Harry Rudasill officiating. Burial will be in Woods Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Young Harris.
Survivors include his wife, Hettie Hope Ledford; and a brother, Raymond Ledford, Demorest.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at Whitfield Funeral Home, Baldwin.

Freddie Morrison
Darien
Freddie Morrison, 71, died Tuesday, May 25, 1999.
Ms. Morrison was a native of Athens and was a longtime resident of Darien.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Grant Chapel Presbyterian Church. Burial will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Eastlawn Cemetery, Athens.
Survivors include a sister, Bessie M. Thomas, Darien; and a brother, John Morrison, New York.
Darien Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Randolph N. Rainwater
Statham
Randolph N. Rainwater, 11, of 2012 Euclid St. died Saturday, May 22, 1999.
Randolph was a son of Needa Rainwater of Statham.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fairfield Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe Lewis Mayweather officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a sister, Gabrielle A. Rainwater, Statham; two brothers, Dusty Spratlin and Michael Rainwater, both of Statham; and grandmother, Lelia Bell Spratlin, Statham.
The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Eberhart & Son Mortuary, Winder.

Julia Robinson
Lexington
Julia Robinson, 80, of Boggs Street died Tuesday, May 25, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mrs. Robinson was a daughter of the late Mary Gillisby. She was a member of Russell Chapel A.M.E. Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Russell Chapel A.M.E. Church with the Rev. Charles Dickey officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Friendship Church Cemetery.
Survivors include a son, Johnny Robinson, Chicago, Ill.; and seven grandchildren.
The family is at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Davenport, 148 Upon St.
Jones Lexington Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Harry W. Yoder Jr.
Athens
Harry W. Yoder, Jr., 70, of 360 Brookwood Drive, died May 27.
Born Aug. 2, 1928 in Chicago, IL, Dr. Yoder was the son of the late Harry W. and Mary Hurst Yoder, Sr. He grew up in Mt. Morris, Ill. He received a BS degree in 1950 from the Univ. of Illinois and a DVM degree in 1954 from Iowa State Univ. He served 2 years at the Walter Reed Institute of Research in Washington, D.C. and then returned to Iowa State Univ. and received his Ph.D. in Microbiology in 1963.
In 1965 the family moved to Athens where Dr. Yoder was employed as a Research Veterinarian at the USDA-ARS-Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory for 28 years. As a member of the American Association of Avian Pathologists, he served in numerous capacities, including President. He was very honored to have been a co-editor of four editions of "Diseases of Poultry".
After retiring, Dr. Yoder had more time to devote to the more important things in life: fishing, woodworking and carving; helping family and friends; collecting and restoring antiques; and even delivering fresh-picked strawberries in his green pick-up truck.
Memorial services will be private. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 PM at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East.
Survivors include his wife, Pat Yoder of Athens; a daughter, Janet Yoder-Lesslie of Rock Hill, SC; two sons, Greg Yoder and Mike Yoder, both of Athens; a brother, Robert Yoder of Schenectady, NY; and two grandchildren, Thomas Yoder and Sarah Yoder, both of Athens.
Memorial contributions may be made to: the Athens Area Food Bank, 640 Barber St., Athens, GA 30601; the Athens Newspapers' Empty Stocking Fund, P.O. Box 912, Athens, GA 30603; the American Association of Avian Pathologists Foundation, 382 West Street Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348; or a charity of your choice.

Phyllis Jean Anderson
Winterville
Phyllis Jean Anderson, 40, of 106 Louise Lane, died Tuesday, May 25, 1999.
A native of Springfield, Mo., Mrs. Anderson was a daughter of Roscoe and Velma Daniel Choate. She was employed by Bell Food Stores.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Greenlawn Funeral Home Chapel, Springfield, with the Rev. Scott Watson officiating.
Bridges Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of the local arrangements.

Ola Bell Arther
Jefferson
Ola Bell Arther, 93, of Skyline Drive, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Jackson County, Mrs. Arther was a daughter of the late T.O. Roberts and Nancy Roberts Porter and was the widow of Hoke Arther. She was a graduate of Martin Institute and taught school. She was retired from Jefferson City School lunchroom and was a member of Apple Valley Baptist Church.
Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Jackson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gerald Mitton officiating. Burial will be in Apple Valley Baptist Church cemetery.
Survivors include a sister, Nell Robert s, Jefferson; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Carroll Purcell, Joel Purcell, Jim Purcell, Ben Collier, Doug Thurmond and Billy Murphy.

Percy Davis Atkinson Jr.
Eatonton
Percy Davis Atkinson Jr., 76, of 130 Collis Restaurant Road, died Tuesday, May 25, 1999.
A native of Morgan County, Mr. Atkinson was a son of the late Percy Davis Atkinson Sr. and Fannie Lou Adames. He was an electrician.
Services were Friday in Brownwood Baptist Church cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Jeanette Grant, Georgia; four sisters, Nellie Otelia Lee, Douglasville, Laura Anderson-Abney, Goose Creek, S.C., Fannie Gertrude Overall, Ladson, S.C., and Emily A. Wilbanks, Rutledge; two brothers, Marcellus Atkinson, Hampton, and Charlie Atkinson, North Charleston, S.C.; and two grandchildren.
Simmons Funeral Home, Madison, is in charge of the arrangements.

`Brad' Bradley
Auburn
E.M. "Brad" Bradley Jr., 81, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Gainesville, Mr. Bradley was longtime resident of Barrow County. He was a retired electronics specialist and was a member of Carl Baptist Church.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Barrow Memorial Gardens, Winder, with the Revs. Henry Evans and Billy Ray Banks officiating.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Bradley; a daughter, Jackie Bradley Foley, Winder; three sisters, Bertice Sheridan, Gainesville, Angie Kirby, Marietta, and Betty Higgins, Tucker; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Atlanta Area Chapter, 3120 Raymond Drive, Atlanta, GA 30340.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home, Winder.

James Richard Drew
Demorest
James Richard Drew, 72, of 290 SemiCircle Drive, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Laurens County, Mr. Drew was a son of the late John Raiferd and Gertrude Melinda Harris Drew. He was a graduate of Dublin High School and Georgia Souther College, Statesboro. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and was a recipient of a Purple Heart. He was retired from Georgia Industrial Institute where he was a diagnostic supervisor for 20 years and was employed with the state of Georgia for a total of 30 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Cornelia, where he was a member of the Men's Bible class.
Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Whitfield Funeral Home, Baldwin, with the Rev. T. Logan Smith officiating. Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. today in North View Cemetery, Dublin.
Survivors include his wife, Lynette Avery Drew; two daughters, Deborah Lynn, Cornelia, and Beth Drew Haney, Hartwell; a brother, Charles Drew, Dublin; and a granddaughter.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 96, Cornelia, GA 30531l.

Mary Bradley Gillespie
Marietta
Mary Brantley Gillespie, formerly of Athens, died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Elbert County, Mrs. Gillespie moved to Cobb County in 1989 and was a member of East Cobb United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at East Cobb United Methodist Church, with the Revs. E.J. McDonald and Jamie Jenkins officiating. Burial will be at 6 p.m. in Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton.
Survivors include her husband, the Rev. Jack Gillespie; a son, Timothy L. "Tim" Gillespie, Monroe; and four grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mary B. Gillespie Memorial Fund, c/o East Cobb United Methodist Church, 2325 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30062.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at Hay-Gantt Funeral Home.

Frances Hampton
College Park
Frances Hampton, 73, of 1765 Temple Ave., died Friday, May 21, 1999.
A native of Greene County, Mrs. Hampton was a member of Ingram Temple Church of God in Christ.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Sanders Chapel Baptist Church, Penfield, with the Rev. Percy Lowe officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Dolores Gibson and Gwendolyn Jackson, both of Atlanta; three sons, William Brook, Athens, and Ezell Hampton and Jerome Hampton, both of Atlanta; two sisters, Marion Grimes and Alice Grimes, both of Atlanta; two brothers, Oscar Hampton, Flint, Mich., and Henry Grimes, Atlanta; 28 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Norrington Funeral Home, Greensboro, is in charge of the arrangements.

Lindsey Ingram
Danielsville
Lindsey Ingram, infant daughter of Marc and Tracy Coley Ingram, died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
Services will be at 10 a.m. today in Evergreen Memorial Park, with the Rev. Mark Palmer officiating.
Survivors, in addition to her parents, include a sister, Cassidy Ingram, Danielsville; a brother, Coley Ingram, Danielsville; and her grandparents, Paul and Charlotte Fowler, Tifton, Patricia Pearson, Athens, and Walter Coley, Danielsville.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes Madison Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Rever Johnson
Athens
Rever Johnson, 73, of 120 Kendene St., died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
Mrs. Johnson was a daughter of the late Joshua and Ada Bell Johnson. She was a member of New Dorsey Tabernacle Baptist Church and was a retired clerk from Athens Regional Medical Center.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at New Dorsey Tabernacle Baptist Church with the Revs. H.L. Dotson and A.R. Killian officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Bettye Jean Johnson, Athens; a sister, Corine Jackson, Athens; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be deacons and nephews. Flower-bearers will be deaconesses and members of the Mother's Board.
The family is at the residence.
Mack and Payne Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Savola D. McCurry
Toccoa
Savola D. McCurry, 71, of 733 Hilltop Lane died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mrs. McCurry was a daughter of the late William Harrison and Lula Shirley Deaton. She was retired from Coats & Clark and was retired from catering weddings after 30 years.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Toccoa Creek Baptist Church, with the Revs. Larry Wilbanks, Fred Kendrick and Charles Savage officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2:30 p.m. Burial will be in Stephens Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include her husband, Mack McCurry; a son, Terry McCurry, Toccoa; four sister,s Margaret Grafton and Gladys Addison, both of Toccoa, Manola Johnson, Lenoir, N.C., and Shirley O'Dell, Southgate, Mich.; a brother, Bill Deaton, Phenix City, Ala.; a granddaughter; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Steve Johnson, Eddie Addison, Larry Deaton, Greg Grafton, Dale McCurry, Douglas McCurry and Coleman McCurry.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at Whitlock Mortuary.

Luther Polite
Winder
Luther Polite died Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
Mr. Polite was a member of Bethlehem A.M.E. Zion Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today in Bethlehem A.M.E. Zion Church cemetery. The body will be placed in the church at 9 a.m.
Survivors include his wife, Selina Polite; six daughters, Shirley Penland, Winder, Patricia James, Piedmont, S.C., Annette Gabriel, Comer, Martha Hullsman, Athens, Cynthia Gooden, Anderson, S.C., and Mary Ball, Winterville; four sons, David Polite Sr. Lithonia, Kenneth Polite, Anderson, Alvin Polite Sr., Athens, and Victor Polite, Stone Mountain; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Eberhart & Son Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Elizabeth Beeks Rucker
Alexandria, Va.
Elizabeth Beeks Rucker, 63, of 819 W. Glebe Road, died Sunday, May 23, 1999.
A native of Hart County, Mrs. Rucker was a daughter of Annie Mae Beeks of Hartwell and the late Harold Beeks Sr. She was preceded in death by a son, Byron R. Rucker. She was a member of Mount Jezrell Baptist Church, Alexandria.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Sanders Grove Baptist Church, Hartwell, with the Rev. B.C. Feaster officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Ray Rucker; three daughters, Emily Rucker, Phyllis Rucker, and Delores Rucker, all of Alexandria; three sisters, Annie L. Tyson, Cleveland, Ohio, Barbara Price, Hartwell, and Mary Fisher, Chester, Pa.; two brothers, Harold Beeks Jr., Hartwell, and Carey C. Beeks, Hepthzibah; and two grandchildren.
The family is at the residence of Annie Mae Beeks, 231 Bailey Road, Hartwell, and will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Mack's Funeral Home, Hartwell.

Claude Tuck
Winder
Claude Tuck Jr., 83, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Clarke County, Mr. Tuck was the widower of Bernice Pool Tuck and Julia Brown Tuck. He was preceded in death by a son, James Claude Tuck. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He moved to Winder in 1946 to join his father-in-law in the clothing business, J.C. Pool Co. He was a veteran of World War II and was a member of First United Methodist Church and the Winder Kiwanis Club. He was the first president of Barrow County Chamber of Commerce.
Services will be at 4 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church, with the Revs. Larry Rary and Susan Carse McLocklin officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 21 years, Sara Gilmore Thompson Tuck; three daughters, Jane Wood, Covington, Priscilla Kelly, Niceville, Fla., and Elizabeth Hayden, Houston, Texas; a son, David Q. Tuck, Atlanta; three brothers, J. Quillian Tuck, Columbia, S.C., Clifford M. Tuck, Athens, and Robert F. Tuck, Avondale Estates; and four grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Men's Club Memorial Education Fund, c/o First United Methodist Church, 280 N. Broad St., Winder, GA 30680.

Lawrence Edwin Barnett
Bogart
Lawrence Edwin Barnett, 80, of 510 Fowler Mill Road, died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Barnett was a son of the late Arthur Bolten and Eula Mae Hancock Barnett, and was the widower of Lorene Wages Barnett. He had lived in this area for most of his life and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. today at Evergreen Memorial Park with the Rev. Albert Askew officiating.
Survivors include a son, Randall Barnett, Bogart; a sister, Ann Claxton, Tolberton; a grandson; and several nieces and nephews.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West, is in charge of the arrangements.

Linda Maddox
Hoschton
Linda Elaine Barrett Maddox, 53, died Thursday, May 27, 1999.
A native of Alabama, Mrs. Maddox was the owner of a trading post/flea market and a member of Sharon Baptist Church.
Services will be at 3:30 p.m. today at the Carter Funeral Home, Winder, with the Revs. Bobby Brown and Marion Prather officiating. Burial will be in Sharon Baptist Church Cemetery, Hoschton.
Survivors include two sons, John Paul Maddox, Hoschton, and Mark Lanier Maddox, Jasper; two brothers, Kenneth Barrett and Morris Barrett, both of Kennesaw; a sister, Polly Lunceford, Kennesaw; a granddaughter; and nieces and nephews.

Sandy Seymour Faulkner
Commerce
Sandy Seymour Faulkner, 80, of 632 Old Bold Spring School Road, died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Jackson County, Mr. Seymour was a son of the late Patrick S. and Essie Porter Faulkner. He was a retired Railway Express agent and a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church. He was a Mason and a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m. today at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Commerce, with the Revs. Brad Wilson and Jimmy Barry officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2:30 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two brothers, A.E. "Rusty" Faulkner, Commerce, and M.S. Faulkner, Snellville; a sister, Florence Voyles, Commerce; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family is at the residence.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of the arrangements.

Pat Gabriel
Winterville
Claud Patrick Gabriel, 74, of 581 Smithonia Road, died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Gabriel was a son of the late Julius Melton and Amanda Mozelle Tucker Gabriel. He was retired from Georgia Power Company as line supervisor for the Athens District with 41 years of service. He was a member of Georgia Power Ambassadors and Hull Baptist Church, and was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Rev. Randy Crowe officiating. Burial will be in Winterville Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Edith Gabriel; a daughter, Donna Gabriel, Atlanta; two sons, Mike Gabriel, Winterville, and Marvin Fountain, Alaska; five sisters, Thelma Gooch, Winterville, Sybil Gooch and Betty Tiller, both of Athens, Dot Busbin and Jean Pattinson, both of Colbert; six brothers, J.M. Gabriel Jr. and Garnett Gabriel, both of Winterville, Bob Gabriel, Danielsville, Donald Gabriel, Washington, Harry Gabriel and Larry Gabriel, both of Colbert; five grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Gerry Gabriel, Cecil Gabriel, Keith Gabriel, Stanley Gabriel, Jim Gabriel, and Tom Busbin.

Alice Slay Schroeder
Washington
Alice Slay Schroeder, 93, of 121-A Garland Ave., died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mrs. Schroeder was a daughter of the late Sam and Tommie Tiller Slay, and was the widow of Henry Schroeder. She lived most of her life in Wilkes County, was a homemaker and a member of Washington Chapel.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Hopkins Funeral Home, Washington, with Peter Hoffman officiating. Burial will be in the Tignall Baptist Cemetery, Tignall.
Survivors include two daughters, Frances Schroeder, Washington, and Catherine S. Nance, Stone Mountain; two grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; and a great-grandson.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Washington Chapel Youth Program, c/o Allen Rogers, 815 Hillcrest Dr., Washington, GA 30673.

Carrie Wallace
Toccoa
Carrie Spain Wallace, 75, of 407 W. Doyle St., died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Greenbriar, Tenn., Mrs. Wallace was a daughter of the late James Archie and Vallie May Gober Spain, and was the widow of Nugent Lee Wallace. She lived most of her life in Dallas, Tex., moving to Toccoa in 1982. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Trinity Lutheran Church, Toccoa, with the Rev. Greg Walton officiating.
Survivors include two daughters, Sherry Wallace, Toccoa, and Rebecca Koch, Dallas, Tex.; a son, Bob Wallace, Toccoa; a sister, Patricia St. Lawrence, Hendersonville, Tenn.; a brother, Archie Spain, Hendersonville, Tenn.; ten grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
The family will receive friends from noon until the service time at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home, Toccoa.

Donald E. Youngblood
Toccoa
Donald Edgar Youngblood, 56, of 313 Collins Road, died Friday May 28, 1999
A native of Habersham County, Mr. Youngblood was a son of the late Edgar and Dora Shubert Youngblood. He had resided in Toccoa for the past 10 years, was a U.S. Army veteran, and was of the Holiness faith.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m. today at the Toccoa City Cemetery with the Rev. Buddy Mason officiating.
Survivors include four brothers, Clifford Youngblood and Kenneth Youngblood, both of Toccoa, James Youngblood, Alto, and David Rex Youngblood, Watkinsville; and three sisters, Jane Pruitt, Toccoa, Sarah Moore, Lula, and Darlene Gleaton, Ellenwood.
The family is at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Youngblood, 124 Ridgeview Heights.
Acree-Davis Funeral Home, Toccoa, is in charge of the arrangements.

Edward Sternell Gary
Athens
Edward Sternell Gary, of 135 Burland Drive, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
Mack & Payne Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Jonny Muckle Jr.
Athens
Johnny Muckle Jr. of 54 Fuller St. died Friday, May 28, 1999.
Complete arrangements will be announced later by Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home.

Margaret Regenstein
Highlands, N.C.
Margaret Jennings Regenstein, 93, formerly of Athens, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
Complete arrangements will be announced later by Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, West.


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